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Sketch Marathon Day 13: Even More Abstraction

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Bainbridge Point. 5x7, oil on linen panel. 2016

Bainbridge Point. 5x7, oil on linen panel. 2016

This one took a lot of experimentation. I had to keep painting and destroying the forms over and over again until I got what I was looking for. I've always been very careful about mixing my paint and keeping everything super tidy, so it's a big change to put all that discipline to one side and be willing to risk a muddy mess.